Web and Internet Science, University of Southampton

Web and Internet Science

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Research Fellow (839217FP)


Learning outcome development and analytics for Synote e-learning system



Applications are invited for a Research Fellow to work on a research project to develop a new model based on Synote e-learning system to evaluate learning outcomes from different group of learners. Synote transforms learning for all students, including those with disabilities. Synote makes multimedia resources such as video and audio easier to access, search, manage, and exploit. Learners, teachers and other users can create notes, bookmarks, tags, links, images and text captions synchronised to...

Publish Date: Monday, February 13, 2017 - 00:00

PhD Studentship: Analytics for risk and disaster response in maritime environments (827517FP)


The Leverhulme Trust in collaboration with the Southampton Marine & Maritime Institute (SMMI), Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering and Faculty of Social, Human and Mathematical Sciences/ Geography and Environment Academic Unit is offering a scholarship for a PhD in the area of Analytics for risk and disaster response in maritime environments. This award is through the prestigious Southampton Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholarships: ”Understanding Maritime Futures: Opportunities, Challenges and Threats”.



 Understanding maritime...

Publish Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 00:00

iPhD studentship: in the Web Science Centre for Doctoral Training (827217FP)


Fully funded PhD opportunities available in the Web Science Centre for Doctoral Training



 The Web is a foundational technology that supports a mobile infrastructure of social networks and big data services, powering the emerging digital economy. Web Science explores the impact of the Web on all aspects of human society, from the individual right through to national and global scales, on the one hand investigating the technical capabilities of its distributed information infrastructure and on the other scrutinising the public policy and social practices...

Publish Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 00:00

Research Fellow (814116FP)


We are looking for two highly motivated postdoctoral researchers to work on a range of collaborative European projects (Horizon 2020).



About the role



Candidates should have demonstrable expertise (via publications in A and A* conferences and journals, participation in relevant research projects, organisation of workshops, technology development, supervision of students, and similar) in one or more of the following fields related to Web and data science:



  • Data analysis methods: statistics, machine learning, data mining, Big...

Publish Date: Friday, December 2, 2016 - 00:00